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'I Carried His Name on My Body for Nine Years': The Tattooed Trafficking Survivors Reclaiming Their Past
World  (tags: world, humanrights, tattoos, humantrafficking )

- 21 hours ago -
Like many women who have been trafficked, sold and beaten by gangs in the US, Andrea was tattooed with the name of her abuser. But now a groundbreaking grassroots project is helping victims to turn these brands into the signs of hope
NY Times Report Documents Metastasizing of the Police State of America - NationofChange
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, ethics, abuse, corruption, crime, dishonesty, propaganda, lies, media, military, terrorism, war, law, police, rights, culture )

- 21 hours ago -
The latest news on the burgeoning police state in the US -- a page-one investigative report in the New York Times disclosing that at least 40 agencies of the US government from the Department of Health and Human Services to the Supreme Court (!)are using
The American-Israeli 'Fallout' Is A Strategic Illusion
World  (tags: abuse, corruption, cover-up, crime, democrats, dishonesty, cheney, bush, bushadministration, Govtfearmongering, republicans, terrorism, troops, u.s., usa, war, israel, middle-east, palestine, politics, Refugees&Relief, terrorism, UnitedNations, unitednati )

- 20 hours ago -
Despite several highly publicized spats, the essence of US-Israeli ties hasn't changed, and the two are as close as ever. They continue to pursue the same vision of a 'New Middle East',
Stop Bullying Sustainable Food Companies
Health & Wellness  (tags: petition, corporate greed, Unilever, health, food safety, sustainable )

- 20 hours ago -
When a 60 billion dollar company flexes its muscles to prevent a good-for-the-world startup company from succeeding, it's called corporate bullying. Ask Unilever to focus more on creating a better world rather than preventing others from trying to do so
The Disease Many Americans Don't Know They Have
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, illness, humans, interesting, investigation, medicine, exercise, prevention, research, risks, safety, food, diet, disease, death, drugs, protection, study, treatment )

- 20 hours ago -
As a nation, our sugar addiction is catching up with us -- yet many of us are You'd think a disease that can cause blindness, leads to amputations, and is the 7th leading cause of death in the United States would incite mass panic.Yet Americans -- and even
Same-Sex Marriage Rights Are Sweeping the US. Here's Where Each State Stands.
Society & Culture  (tags: gayrights, usa )

- 20 hours ago -
Let's face it. It's over. Gay marriage is now an acceptable fact.
Overweight Woman Compiles Strangers' Sneers for Photo Series
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, crime, culture, dishonesty, education, environment, ethics, freedoms, humans, interesting, society, sadness, safety, women, rights, usa, religion, movies )

- 19 hours ago -
The Project: WAIT WATCHERS In 2010, I set up a camera to take a self-portrait in Times Squares in New York City. After I had the film developed, I looked at the images and found that a man was standing behind me and appeared to be sneering at me. I nev
Prosecute Teens Who Killed Chickens With Golf Club VILE AND EVIL ACT BY THESE Teens
Animals  (tags: abuse, AnimalWelfare, animalcruelty, cruelty, death, killed, law, protection, slaughter, suffering )

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- 2 hours ago -
The 18-year-old, Gabriel Quintero, was released, the department cannot reveal more details about the other suspects. Officials do know that the teenagers broke through a fence on the Foster Farms ranch where they then slaughtered over 900 chickens..VILE!
GuideStar Nonprofit Reports and Forms 990 for Donors, Grantmakers and Businesses
Society & Culture  (tags: philanthropy )

- 19 hours ago -
Your guide to non-profit organizations.
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